Reporting: Bobby Sullivan Many people know who Bessie Smith is, especially in this part of the state because she grew up here! She started performing on the streets of Chattanooga, and later went on to become an international artist. The Bessie Smith Heritage Festival took place Saturday, July 23rd on Martin Luther King Boulevard, and I spoke to Rose Martin, president of the Bessie Smith Cultural Center more about the event. Listen to the story. Topic: Bessie Smith festival event african american history
The Chattanooga History Center has two items of interest on its upcoming agenda. The center in conjunction with the Bessie Cmith Cultural Center will present the Big Nineâs cookin on Tuesday, March 30th. And on April 13th the center will present its tenth Nicely walking tour , at Rossâ Landing based on a section of Maury Nicelyâs Chattanooga Walking Tour and Historic Guide. History Center Executive Director and curator Daryl Black will serve as tour guide on the Nicely tour. The Big Nineâs... Topics: Bessie Smith, Chattanooga History Center, Nicely Tours
SARVIA ELENA AGUILAR GAMEZ SINGS Nobody Knows You when you're down and out (Jimmy Cox, Bessie Smith) Con el objetivo de desarrollar una propuesta novedosa que atraiga diversos públicos al teatro, el director argentino radicado en la Cd. de Tijuana Ugo Palavicino, ha ideado este espectáculo, basado en el libro de Julio Cortázar: "Historias de Cronopios y Famas"; integrando música en vivo de jazz-blues, haciendo honor a una de las influencias mas importantes del escritor argentino... Topics: literatura, cortazar, cronopios, blues, jazz, Bessie
Not So Shy John Newswww.killradio.orgnssjnewsbadnews 7/30/14Boogie Chillen ~ John Lee Hooker, 1949Instant Karma, Live in NY ~ John LennonStormy Monday ~ John MayallLady ~ Jeff Beck, Bogart & AppiceSleepy John Estes on YT ~ Broken Hearted,Ragged and I'm Dirty Too 1929 (Depression?)The Liquor Store Blues 1938Everybody Ought to Make a Change Bo Carter ~ Your Biscuits Are Big Enough For MeSweet Emma ~ Ain't Gonna Give NobodyNone of My JellyrollRuth Brown ~ If I Can't Sell It,I'll Sit On It.... Topics: killradio, DJ Shy John, Old Blues, Bessie Smith
An analysis of Bessie Head's literary work. Analysing the story against the format and feature of short stories, character analysis, socail/cultural contexts and thematic structures. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Bessie Head, Short Stories, Deep River, literature, South Africa
I am an fan of old blues music. I have collected some old blues songs and I did some research and added information about the artist. The information is accurate to the best of my knowledge. If you know of any information that I've gotten wrong or know of any information you think I should add. Please visit BackInTimeBlues.tk and you can use the contact page to reach me. Thank you, Bill Back In Time Blues Topics: Blues, Bessie Smith, He Treats Me Like A Dog
The Bessie Smith Cultural Center is the location for the fourth annual Bessie Smith Heritage Festival Saturday, August 20, 2011. The festival offers a variety of musical genres influenced by the Empress of Blues, Bessie Smith. Festival goers can also enjoy visual arts and some artists creating their works on the grounds of the festival, influenced by the music and people celebrating at the festival. Around and About is a production of WUTC in Chattanooga. Topics: Bessie Smith Heritage Festival, African American Museum, blues, jazz, art
Tracked version of the untracked FLAC files from the three Bessie Smith tapes in the Internet Archive's David W Niven Jazz Collection. The 6 FLAC files (1 per tape-side) have been split into 68 music tracks + 65 tracks with Mr. Niven's comments. Three other Bessie Smith songs available in FLAC format elsewhere on the Internet Archive have been added. More details available in the included .TXT files.Original FLACs available... Topics: bessie_smith, bessie, smith, jazz, blues, flac, 1920s, 1930s, niven
Written as a tribute to Bessie Smith. James P. Johnson was an important transitional figure between ragtime and jazz piano styles. His style became known as Stride. As a boy, Johnson studied Classical music and Ragtime. He started playing professionally in a sporting house, and then progressed to rent parties, bars and vaudeville. He eventually became known as the best piano player on the East Coast and was widely utilized as an accompanist on over 400 recordings and from 1916 on, produced... Topics: James P. Johnson, James Johnson, Blues, Piano, Jazz, 1940's, 1943, recording, Bessie Smith, tribute
En Cómo me gustaría ser negra hablamos sobre Bessie Smith, la "emperatriz del blues".Muy popular durante los años 20 y 30, fue de las más influyentes en los cantantes que la siguieron. Topics: como me gustaría ser negro, Bessie Smith, música negra, blues, es como todo, fm boedo
Every year at the Passover Seder Jews are commanded to drink four glasses of wine. But what did they do in the 20â²s when the sacred juice was forbidden? This week on Shtetl author Marni Davis talks about how Jews -whether they were for or against- managed during the dry season known as Prohibition. Topics: prohibition, Jews, Jews and Booze, Marni Davis, Bronfmans, Izzy Einstein, Bessie Smith
1921 Silent film starring and produced by Hobart Bosworth. This film was directed by Rowland V Lee and tells the story of a bitter sea captain angry with the world because his wife left him. The film also stars Emory Johnson and Bessie Love. Copied from 8mm so it is very grainy and murky. Here on the Internet Archive you can also see Hobart Bosworth, an all but forgotten cinema pioneer, as The Scarecrow in "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" and as Mr Harrington in the uncut version of... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Feature Films, Silent Films, Hobart Bosworth, Sea Captain, Bessie Love, Rowland V Lee
In December of 1980 and April 21, 1980, Anne Ledford and Susan Rippy interviewed Winthrop alumni and former faculty member Bessie Garrison. Garrison describes student life at Winthrop from 1908 until her graduation in 1912, as well as her memories of Winthrop’s training school. Garrison discusses her memories of Winthrop’s founding, campus life, buildings, uniforms, and professors. Garrison offers insights on changes made at Winthrop between her years as a student and when she began... Topics: Anne Ledford, Bessie Garrison, Winthrop, alumni, faculty, 1980, 1900’s, Rippy
LibriVox recording of That Mother-in-Law of Mine by Anonymous. Read by Carolin Kaiser. Here we were, only a month married, and spending our honeymoon at a most charming summer resort, where there was no excuse for getting out of patience. Everything was beautiful and attractive: Little hotel, strange to say, quite delightful; no fault to find with surroundings and accommodations; my darling Bessie, as sweet as an angel and determined to be happy and to make me happy; everything, in short,... Topics: audiobook, LibriVox, mother-in-law, Bessie, Travers, Mrs Pinkerton, marriage, in-laws, honeymoon,... Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
A pre-code melodrama in which a country girl who has been naughty in wicked New York, returns home to put her life back in order. Big mistake, because her reputation as a party girl had preceded her. Stars Bessie Love who played Paula White in "The Lost World" 1925, which is available here at IA Directed by Mort Blumenstock Released in 1931 a.k.a. "Big City Interlude" & "Farewell Party" favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: dramas, melodramas, pre code, prostitution, Bessie Love, Conway Tearle, John Holland
Taken from 78 RPM single Columbia 1269-D Surface noise reduced with Roxio Bessie Coldiron:Vocals and prob. own Piano Recorded in Chicago, IL. Friday, June 17, 1927 Topic: Bessie Coldiron, Prewar, Jazz, Pop, W.B.A.P. Radio, Dallas Fort Worth Texas
bySue Stauffacher, Suzanne Zack, Maggie Anerino, Pearl Banks, Gretchen Vinnedge
Documentary about a live performance by Grand Rapids High School and Middle School students of author Sue Stauffachers musical "Bessie Smith and the Knight Riders." Topics: Sue Stauffacher, Bessie Smith, Souled Out, Grand Rapids Michigan Public Schools, GRCMC
Almost 50 pieces of the Thompson-Wilson Collection will be on display at the Bessie Smith Cultural Center through September 24th, 2010. This includes paintings and drawings by African American Artists ranging from Romare Bearden, Joseph Holston, Paul Goodnight, Elizabeth Catlett, John Riddle and Louis Delesarte. Topics: Bessie Smith Cultural Center, Thompson-Wilson Collection, African American Art, Carmen Davis,...
The are 2 versions of each file here, a b/w original file and a newly tinted file, I have used colours similar to the tints used in the 1910's it makes an interesting comparison to see both versions. Topics: 1910's, 1915, Color Tints, Tinting, Lillian Lorraine, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Bessie...
This restored and reconstructed version is 8 minutes longer than the other IA copies. The glitch-free print is significently sharper. The landmark fantasy adventure adapted from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's popular novel. Stopmotion animation by Willis O'Brien of "King Kong" fame. Directed by Harry O Hoyt. Released in 1925. Runtime 76 minutes. Topics: adventures, fantasies, creature features, dinosaurs, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Bessie Love, Lewis...
This curriculum study focuses on the subject areas of English, mathematics, accounting, shorthand, and typewriting at Kapiolani Community College, Oahu, Hawaii. The author traces the inclusion of these areas in the business education program, as the college evolved from a technical school to a comprehensive junior college. One notable aspect of the program is the use of remedial courses for lower ability disadvantaged students in English and mathematics. A more recent development is the... Topics: ERIC Archive, Business Education, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Research, Institutional...
The care of preschool migrant children in day care and preschool centers in central New York State was studied. The aim of this study was to provide individuals, institutions, state and local educational and social agencies with current descriptive data as well as recommendations for conducting such centers. Major objectives were to: identify special needs in education, health, safety, and social welfare in each center; provide information about basic components which would be useful in... Topics: ERIC Archive, Day Care, Educational Programs, Chandler, Bessie E., Program Evaluation, Preschool...
June Harwell and Sammie Callaway interview Bessie Gottlieb Tompkins at her home in Mescalero. She recalls early days in Alamogordo working for Dr. Gilbert. Tells about Harry Gottlieb, photographer. Ran a curio shop in Ruidoso. Recording date estimated 1970s. Topics: June Harwell, Sammie Lentz Callaway, Bessie Gottlieb Tompkins, Physicians -- New Mexico -- Personal...